The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 835 867 830
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 43 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.033% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £33,125 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.56%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 23 £57,500 -4.16% 2
South East +14 8 £48,500 +7.77% 1
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 - 1
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 69 (66.99%) SIEM
2 48 (46.60%) Information Security
3 44 (42.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 39 (37.86%) Firewall
5 38 (36.89%) Windows
6 30 (29.13%) Cisco
7 27 (26.21%) Management Information System
7 27 (26.21%) Cyber Security
8 26 (25.24%) Linux
9 25 (24.27%) Snort
9 25 (24.27%) Incident Management
10 22 (21.36%) CISSP
10 22 (21.36%) Malware Analysis
11 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
11 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (19.42%) Finance
12 20 (19.42%) GIAC
12 20 (19.42%) Vulnerability Management
13 19 (18.45%) McAfee
14 18 (17.48%) Network Security
15 16 (15.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 14 (13.59%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (12.62%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (12.62%) ArcSight
17 13 (12.62%) Analytics
17 13 (12.62%) CEH
18 12 (11.65%) CheckPoint
19 11 (10.68%) UNIX
20 10 (9.71%) Banking

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.83%) Apache
1 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.72%) Intrusion Detection
2 39 (37.86%) Firewall
3 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
4 18 (17.48%) Network Security
5 14 (13.59%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (9.71%) Wireshark
6 10 (9.71%) Wireless
7 7 (6.80%) LDAP
7 7 (6.80%) LAN
7 7 (6.80%) WAN
7 7 (6.80%) Wireless Security
8 6 (5.83%) tcpdump
8 6 (5.83%) FTP
8 6 (5.83%) HTTP
8 6 (5.83%) Internet
9 5 (4.85%) NetScreen
10 4 (3.88%) SMTP
11 2 (1.94%) DNS
11 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) MySQL
2 3 (2.91%) Big Data
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) SAML
1 7 (6.80%) OAuth
1 7 (6.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.71%) SCADA
4 8 (7.77%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Windows
2 26 (25.24%) Linux
3 11 (10.68%) UNIX
4 5 (4.85%) Solaris
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (66.99%) SIEM
2 48 (46.60%) Information Security
3 27 (26.21%) Cyber Security
4 25 (24.27%) Incident Management
5 22 (21.36%) Malware Analysis
6 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (19.42%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (15.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (12.62%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (12.62%) Analytics
10 10 (9.71%) Computer Security
11 9 (8.74%) Security Architecture
11 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.77%) Data Security
12 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.77%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (7.77%) ITIL
12 8 (7.77%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (7.77%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (7.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) CISSP
2 20 (19.42%) GIAC
3 13 (12.62%) CEH
4 10 (9.71%) Degree
4 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.71%) CCNA
4 10 (9.71%) CISM
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.74%) GCIA
5 9 (8.74%) GCIH
6 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.77%) CCNP
7 5 (4.85%) CCSA
7 5 (4.85%) CCSE
7 5 (4.85%) JNCIA
7 5 (4.85%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.91%) CCSP
9 3 (2.91%) CISA
10 1 (0.97%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Snort
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) XenApp
3 2 (1.94%) vSphere
3 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.94%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.97%) Nessus
3 1 (0.97%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (29.13%) Cisco
2 19 (18.45%) McAfee
3 13 (12.62%) ArcSight
4 12 (11.65%) CheckPoint
5 10 (9.71%) Splunk
6 8 (7.77%) Juniper
7 6 (5.83%) Citrix
8 5 (4.85%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.91%) SAP
9 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.91%) HP
9 3 (2.91%) VMware
9 3 (2.91%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.94%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.94%) F5
10 2 (1.94%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (1.94%) LogLogic
10 2 (1.94%) IBM
10 2 (1.94%) Sage
10 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
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